William MAYES was born 1675 in Ireland; d. 1751 at Lunenburg, Lunenburg, Virginia; m. 1695 in Ireland Anne UNKNOWN; b. abt. 1675 in Ireland. William and Anne had 2 children. William had 4 additional children by wife #3 Elizabeth GARDINER. It appears that William and Anne, along with one child came to America between 1698-1700.
James MAYES was the eldest child of William and Anne MAYES. James was born 1698 in Ireland; d. 11 September 1756 at Ft. Dinwiddie, Augusta, Virginia; m. 1720 in Virginia to Ester Elizabeth HAMLIN, b. 1704 at Lunenburg, Lunenburg, Virginia; d. 21 August 1756 in Virginia. James and Elizabeth had 10 children.
Isaac Wesley MAYES was the third child and son of Isaac and Ruthy (EDWARDS) MAYES. Isaac Wesley was born in 1818 in Maury Co., Tennessee; d. Unknown; m. 14 April 1848 in Jackson County, Missouri to Permelia Margaret WEBB, b. 1828 in Missouri; d. 17 July 1868 in St. Clair County, Missouri. Isaac and Permelia had 5 children.
Isaac Preston MAYES was the 2nd child and eldest son of Isaac Wesley
and Permelia Margaret (WEBB) MAYES. Isaac Preston was born in 1855 in Missouri; d. about 1900 in Cross Plains, Callahan, Texas; m. 8 August 1886 at Sheridan, Yamhill, Oregon to Augusta J. RICHTER, b. 1856 in Indiana; d. 6 May 1887 at Sheridan, Yamhill, Oregon. Isaac Preston and Augusta had 1 child. Isaac had another son by a subsequent marriage.
Charlie Augusta MAYES was the only child of Isaac Preston and Augusta J. (RICHTER) MAYES. Charlie was born 6 May 1887 at Sheridan, Yamhill, Oregon; d. 16 May 1960 at Haskell, Haskell, Texas; m. 5 January 1908 at Baird, Callahan, Texas to Alice Anmesure THORN, b. 21 February 1887 at Waco, McLennan, Texas; d. 21 August 1978 at Haskell, Haskell, Texas. Charlie and Alice had 2 children.
Willie Augusta MAYES was the second child of Charlie Augusta and Alice Anmesure (THORN) MAYES. Willie was born 3 October 1918 at Odell, Wilbarger, Texas; d. 25 May 2004 at Dallas, Dallas, Texas; m. 9 December 1939 in Rising Star, Eastland, Texas to Clyde Finley BISHOP, b. 29 October 1915 at Golden, Wood, Texas; d. 24 November 1999 at Brownwood, Brown, Texas. Willie and Clyde had 4 children.
YaYas BISHOP are the children of Clyde Finley and Willie Augusta (MAYES) BISHOP